Norwich Rumors & News

  • Premier League revenues top £2.5 billion

    Fox Sports "Commercial revenue increased by 21% at Premier League clubs in the 2012/13 season and topped £2.5 billion for the first time, according to the Annual Review of Football Finance by Deloitte. However, over 75% of the revenue increase was spent on wages, which rose by £125m (8%) to £1.8billion and..." June 05

  • Crystal Palace to make £5m summer bid for Norwich City goalkeeper John Ruddy

    The Telegraph "Tony Pulis is ready to take advantage of Norwich City’s relegation from the Premier League by making a £5 million offer for goalkeeper John Ruddy. Pulis, the Crystal Palace manager, has identified Ruddy as a top target for this summer in a move which is likely to raise uncertainty over the..." May 13

  • Malky Mackay and Gianfranco Zola in the frame as Norwich confirm plans to name new manager within a week

    Daily Mail "Norwich will announce the identity of their next permanent manager within a week. The Canaries' relegation from the Barclays Premier League was finally confirmed by a 2-0 home defeat to Arsenal on Sunday. Former Cardiff and Watford manager Malky Mackay has been linked to the Norfolk club..." May 12

  • Chris Hughton's Norwich sacking branded ''bonkers and deluded'' by Gary Lineker

    Daily Mirror "Gary Lineker branded Chris Hughton’s brutal sacking by Norwich “utterly bonkers and deluded” last night. Hughton was fired, with just five games of the season left, and replaced by youth team coach Neil Adams as the Canaries pressed the panic button. Hughton was stunned by his brutal sacking..." April 07

  • Chris Hughton sacked as Norwich City manager

    Pro Soccer Talk "Norwich City’s run from Premier League relegation will happen without Chris Hughton, who’s been sacked in favor of youth coach Neil Adams. The former Newcastle United and Birmingham City boss has endured a season far below expectations that sees the Canaries in 17th place with five matches to..." April 06

  • Norwich chief warns Chris Hughton: We will not hesitate to axe you if things don't improve

    Daily Mirror "Norwich chief executive David McNally says Norwich could move swiftly to replace manager Chris Hughton if their Premier League status is threatened. The Canaries are just two places and one point above the relegation zone, although they have a game in hand. They are also the only side in the..." February 18

  • Paul Lambert coy on Villa loan deal for Grant Holt

    Birmingham Mail "Grant Holt has emerged as a shock loan target for Aston Villa as Paul Lambert looks to add experience to his squad this month. Lambert was typically guarded about Holt, but it is understood the Wigan Athletic targetman is set to arrive on a short-term deal. Holt enjoyed great success with..." January 14

  • Norwich eye move for Heitinga after Everton defender snubbed West Ham switch

    Daily Mail "Norwich are hoping to revive a deal for Everton defender John Heitinga. The 31-year-old has interest from Fulham, Newcastle and Roma who are also among clubs keen on Manchester United left-back Alexander Buttner. Last week, Heitinga abandoned a move to West Ham. 'The deal has been..." January 06

  • Mike Phelan to replace Chris Hughton as Norwich boss?

    Daily Star "Mike Phelan is being lined up as a potential replacement for Chris Hughton at Norwich Boss Hughton is under pressure after just one win in their last seven games. And the Canaries are set to turn to former Manchester United coach Phelan if the axe falls. The 51-year-old was right-hand man to..." November 27

  • Hughton confident he can count on the support of Norwich City’s top brass

    Norwich Evening News "Chris Hughton believes he still has the support of Norwich City’s top brass in his bid to guide the Canaries away from Premier League danger. Hughton was again forced to deflect questions over his own future in the aftermath of Norwich’s thumping 7-0 defeat at Manchester City. Cardiff’s..." November 06

  • Norwich eye move for Cardiff boss Mackay with Hughton on the brink of sack after humiliating City defeat

    Daily Mail "Norwich will turn to Cardiff’s Malky Mackay if Chris Hughton cannot halt his side’s alarming slump. Hughton is under huge pressure after Saturday’s 7-0 loss to Manchester City left Norwich in the bottom three. Should Norwich act, Mackay is in pole position to return to Carrow Road, where he..." November 04

  • Fulham, Norwich and West Ham target Jiloan Hamad

    Daily Star "Swedish star Jiloan Hamad is wanted by four Premier League clubs according to the player's agent. The Malmo midfielder's impressive performances in the Allsvenskan has attracted interest from Fulham Norwich and West Ham who could pick up the 22-year-old on a free transfer in..." October 02

  • Middlesbrough want Norwich pair Becchio and Ayala on loan

    Express "Middlesbrough are plotting to take Norwich pair Luciano Becchio and Daniel Ayala on loan after missing out on both targets during the transfer window. Becchio and Ayala find themselves on the outskirts of Chris Hughton's first-team squad with Becchio particularly surplus to requirements..." September 11

  • Norwich close in on Australian midfielder Troisi on a season-long loan

    Daily Mail "Norwich manager Chris Hughton is closing in on a season-long loan deal for Atalanta midfielder James Troisi. Hughton is keen to seal a move for the Australian international 25 after losing winger Elliott Bennett for the rest of the year following knee-ligament surgery. Troisi was once a..." August 27

  • Ola Toivonen won't rule out Norwich switch

    Sky Sports "The Canaries have already had an offer for the Sweden international accepted during the current transfer window but no agreement has been pushed through. That was said to be down to Toivonen who has entered the final year of his contract at PSV. The 27-year-old is however ruling nothing..." August 06

  • Chelsea's £6m bid for goalkeeper John Ruddy rejected by Norwich

    The Guardian "Chelsea have had an improved bid worth £6m rejected by Norwich City for their England goalkeeper John Ruddy. The Europa League holders are seeking to secure a No2 to Petr Cech following the summer release of Ross Turnbull and, with their Champions League squad in mind, want the deputy to be..." July 08

  • Wigan Athletic sign Norwich striker on three-year deal

    BBC "Wigan have signed striker Grant Holt from Norwich on a three-year contract for an undisclosed fee. Holt, 32, joined the Canaries from Shrewsbury in 2009 and scored eight goals in 38 appearances last season. He becomes Owen Coyle's seventh summer signing as the new Wigan boss prepares for the..." July 08

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